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New controller board

by killerkane

I own an anet a6 and while testing a ne power supply I accidentally shorted the board frying it I need help choosing a new one I’ve been looking at duet clones the reprap ramps board kit on amazon and the BIGTREETECH Direct BTT SKR V1.4 Turbo I’d prefer not spending over 230$

anet anet_a6 controller_board
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help please e3d v6 and e3d titan

by killerkane

im trying to edit the marlin firmware on my board for my new extruder and hotend but i can not get the board to connect to my computer through usb b or with a usbasp can someone please help . And this board has given we lots of problems and wasted money so I’m wanting to replace it if I can’t figure it out can’t you recommend any boards I’m thinking about a duet 3 WiFi ,duet 2 clone, or the branchtechtree board on amazon. and while im in the firmware i continuously get the error [error: missing binary operator before token"(" ] for every #if ENABLED() does any one know how to solve it.

anet_a6 Marlin USBASP USB_B
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Anet A6 (Anet a6-L) Problem with holes and screw

by IThing3D

Hi everyone, I have a printer that continues to produce objects that have screws and holes wrong. They never match.
I also solved a problem with the extrusion of the printer, I had to adjust the steps / millimeter to 250, otherwise it printed badly.
Can someone help me?

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PrusaSlicer on A6

by Dome_


since prusaslicer's new update allows you to use the slicer for our A6,
has anyone tried it yet?

Maybe we could use the comments under this post to share our experiences (settings, what to avoid, ...)?

I'll try it on the weekend and comment what I found out.

anet_a6 PrusaSlicer
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Need help Configuring the E-Steps

by sjp831

So i recently started on a project to fix the quality of my tpu prints. Recently the quality for any soft filament has been very ban and i can't even get a clean layer down. It has no problem sticking to the bed, its just very blobbly and fully of little bumps. I'm fairly sure the reason is due to having a bowden but i have seen some mounts on here that say they fix that problem with a different extruder drive gear. I bought this one from amazon (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B081GGK123/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1) and now i just need to know how to calibrate it FULLY. I understand you have to go into the firmwire and change it manually and ive tried doing that a bit but everytime i change it a few millimetres, it goes off by way more or way less. Basically changing the E-steps is very inconsistent ive found unless im doing it way wrong? I know you need to do some equations but im not exactly sure what quordinates where in peoples equations. Any help is appreciated, Thanks.

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